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Archive: Sustainability

20 May 2015

In South Korea, An Innovative Push to Cut Back on Food Waste

by KARIM CHROBOG
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18 May 2015

The Big Waste: Why Do We Throw Away So Much Food?

by KARIM CHROBOG
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16 Apr 2015

For Buddhist Leader, Religion And the Environment Are One

by ROGER COHN
As a Tibetan Buddhist leader, the Karmapa is promoting green practices in monasteries in the Himalayan region. In an interview with Yale Environment 360, he talks about how the world needs both religion and science in tackling the “environmental emergency” of climate change. READ MORE

05 Mar 2015

Perennial Rice: In Search of a Greener, Hardier Staple Crop

by WINIFRED BIRD
Scientists have long sought to create a perennial rice that would avoid the damage to the land caused by the necessity of planting annually. Now, Chinese researchers appear close to developing this new breed of rice, an achievement that could have major environmental benefits. READ MORE

05 Feb 2015

Agricultural Movement Tackles Challenges of a Warming World

by LISA PALMER
With temperatures rising and extreme weather becoming more frequent, the “climate-smart agriculture” campaign is using a host of measures — from new planting practices to improved water management — to keep farmers ahead of the disruptive impacts of climate change. READ MORE

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13 May 2015: Car Travel Is Six Times More Expensive Than Bicycling, Study Finds

04 May 2015: First Nations and B.C. Set North America's Largest Ocean Protections

16 Apr 2015: Interview: For Buddhist Leader, Religion and Environment Are One

15 Apr 2015: Entries Invited for e360 Contest For Best Environmental Videos

17 Feb 2015: Demand for Indonesian Timber Far Outpaces Sustainable Supply, Study Says

20 Jan 2015: Genetic Diversity Is Key To Food Stability in Changing Climate, UN Says

23 Dec 2014: Madrid Announces Largest Energy-Efficient Street Lighting Project

08 Dec 2014: Latin American and Caribbean Nations Pledge Major Forest Restorations

03 Dec 2014: Public Largely Unaware of Meat And Dairy's Contribution to Climate Change

02 Dec 2014: Five Questions for Gus Speth On His Environmental Evolution


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